Who Is El DeBarge? 'Raising Asia' Is Bringing the R&B Star To TV

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In the past few episodes of Lifetime's Raising Asia , it's seemed like tension has been building between Asia's choreographer Anthony Burrell, manager Billy Hufsey, and parents. Billy booked Asia an opening act slot at an artist named Dario's album release party, but the Rays and Burrell were less than pleased with the venue's quality and the amount of people in attendance. Billy's reputation is on the line now, so when he booked a space for Asia to perform at El Debarge's birthday celebration, this was big. But wait, I thought, who is El DeBarge?

I honestly had no idea! After surfing the web, and consulting some of my older relatives, I discovered exactly who he is. Here's what you should know about El DeBarge.

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